Congratulations to issue 11.3 contributor A. E. Stallings, who was a finalist for the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry! Read her poem in the Review archive.
THR has just sent in its nominations for The Pushcart Prize 2017. From issue 10.1, we’ve nominated Amy Glynn’s poem “Solstice” and Eric Puchner’s short story “Expression”; from issue 10.2, J. D. McClatchy’s poem “The Golden Floor” and Sarah Passino’s poem “November 9, 2016”; from issue 10.4, a memoir, “Sonny Boy,” by Artress Bethany White, along with Natalie Shapero’s poem “Queen City Cayenne.” Congratulations and best of luck to the nominees.
Sarah Arvio, whose new translation from Federico Garcia Lorca’s Blood Wedding appeared in THR 10.3, is the author of Poet in Spain, a major new collection of Lorca’s work that is published by Penguin Random House today.
Jane Gillette’s new collection of short fiction, The Trail of the Demon, is now available from the Missouri Review’s new imprint, Missouri Review Books. Two of its dozen stories originally appeared in THR: “Judas and the Slave Girl,” from Summer 2011, and “Irene,” from Summer 2015.
Writing Seminars professor and frequent THR contributor Mary Jo Salter’s seventh book of poetry, The Surveyors, was published on August 22 by Knopf.
On October 3, Mary Jo Salter will read along with Andrew Motion at 6 p.m. in Mudd Auditorium on the Johns Hopkins campus. The event is free and open to the public.
Selections from THR issue 10.3, Summer 2017, are live online. You can view the full table of contents and read online features here.
Wendy Videlock’s poem “Deconstruction,” which first appeared in THR, was selected for Best American Poetry 2017. You can read it here.